one-dimensional

adjective
one-di·​men·​sion·​al | \ ˈwən-də-ˈmench-nəl, -ˈmen(t)-shə-nᵊl How to pronounce one-dimensional (audio) also -dī- \

Definition of one-dimensional

1 : having one dimension
2 : lacking depth : superficial one-dimensional characters

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one-dimensionality \ ˈwən-​də-​ˌmen(t)-​shə-​ˈna-​lə-​tē How to pronounce one-dimensionality (audio) also  -​dī-​ \ noun

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First Known Use of one-dimensional

1883, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of one-dimensional was in 1883

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“One-dimensional.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one-dimensional. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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one-dimensional

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English Language Learners Definition of one-dimensional

disapproving : simple and uninteresting

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